French-born Henry Dousa lived most of his life in Lafayette, Indiana, moving temporarily to New Castle, but returned to Lafayette where he later died. He painted in Ohio and Indiana in a variety of media, including oil, pastel, and watercolor.
Overall fine condition restretched and cleaned, with streaks in the varnish due to cleaning. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.